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Your First Step Toward Business Growth: SWOT Analysis

Why should you perform a SWOT analysis regularly? This planning technique can help you identify what your business is doing well and what it needs to improve. Read more

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4 Secrets to Grow Your Business Independent of Your Role

This webinar shares simple and easy steps to reduce your business's reliance on your personal production and get you the time back needed to grow your company. Read more

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Strategically and Successfully Grow Your Small Business

This session will provide you with key aspects you should consider that will assure you have everything covered as you develop a plan for growth. Read more

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Ask Your Customers for Feedback…And Be Sure to Listen

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Have you ever seen those signs on the back of tractor-trailers, giving motorists a number to call to comment on the quality of the operator’s driving? A small business should... Read more
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Checklist for Starting a For Profit Business in Southwest Michigan

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This document walks you through the steps for starting a for profit business in Southwest Michigan. It includes URLs for the various websites you will want to visit. While a few... Read more
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January 27: Getting the Most Out of a SCORE Mentorship to Help Your Business Soar

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January 27, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Insights from SCORE mentor and mentee regarding mentorship, best practices for working with and becoming a mentor, and real-life challenge and success stories. Read more

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January 20: 10 Key Steps to Grow Your Solo Business

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January 20, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Grow your solo business into a profitable brand that will enable you to live the life you want to live. Read more

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Starting a Business in 2022: What to Know

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January 12, 2022,

Make sure you know how to start a company in 2022 with these simple steps.

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11 Ways to Find Your First Customers

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January 11, 2022,

Starting a new business? Use this advice to find and keep new customers.

2022 Hottest Businesses, Markets and Trends
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2022's Hottest Businesses, Markets & Trends

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January 6, 2022, 1:00pm EST

The start of a new year is the perfect time for small business owners and startups to learn the newest business trends and startup ideas. Read more

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How to Learn From Experienced Leaders: 10 Things To Do

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January 6, 2022,

Advice from other entrepreneurs and business owners to gain leadership experience and grow your business.

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How to Change an Existing Business Name

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January 5, 2022,

Use these tips as a guide for changing your business's name.

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14 Brand Loyalty Strategies for Small Businesses

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December 30, 2021,

Make sure your customers return by using these brand loyalty strategies from other small business owners.

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4 Aspects of Your Business to Evaluate at the End of the Year Outside of the Norm

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December 29, 2021,

As the year draws to a close look at these metrics to gauge your business's health.

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